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jhchang
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re: Cisco profits sag amid price war, reorg
jhchang   8/11/2011 4:54:10 PM
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Changes many of which could have been avoided from the beginning if not for strategic mid-judgments of the CEO and the board. It should not be the employees who pay for that!

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Robotics Developer   8/11/2011 3:59:16 PM
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It is good to see a company making hard but needed changes. I hope that it will be successful for them. I know that it is hard on those being laid off, I hope that they will be able to find employment soon. The razor thin consumer market is a hard place to be and profit in as we have seen. Good luck Cisco!

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Neo10   8/11/2011 8:58:56 AM
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Tough decisions for tough times. Let's hope it works and they can grow again next year. They took their place in the customers back office for granted.

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GREATTerry   8/11/2011 6:40:59 AM
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Maybe this is good to Cisco to focus on its high profit segment. The impact from China seems great!



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